Plant Care Variegated Hoya kentiana
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Variegated Hoya kentiana

Taxonomy

Hoya kentiana 'Variegata'
Hoya
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Variegated Hoya kentiana

Water

How often to water your Variegated Hoya kentiana

Water needs for Variegated Hoya kentiana
0.5 cups
every 12

Variegated Hoya kentiana needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Variegated Hoya kentiana

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Variegated Hoya kentiana in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Variegated Hoya kentiana: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Variegated Hoya kentiana may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Variegated Hoya kentiana

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Variegated Hoya kentiana: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Variegated Hoya kentiana after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Variegated Hoya kentiana

Variegated Hoya kentiana

Variegated Hoya kentiana


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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